Mr. Mustapha Mohammed, ThisDay newspaper Correspondent for Borno State was in January denied access to the venue of the Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Maiduguri, the Borno State Capital where he had gone to cover the day’s proceedings. He was also beaten up by the policemen even while pleading with them to allow him into the venue. He sustained injuries for which received medical treatment.

Report Details

Report Type: Physical Attack
Location: Borno
Victim: Mr. Mustapha Mohammed
Affiliation: Policemen Beat Up Journalist At Tribunal Premises
Assailant: Armed policemen